Apr 4, 2016
The Hudson's Bay Company History Foundation (HBCHF) is proud to co-present Romance of the Far Fur Country at the 2016 Toronto Silent Film Festival.
The film is screening April 12, 7:00 pm at Innis Town Hall (2 Sussex Avenue in Toronto). Find out more about the Festival on their website: http://www.torontosilentfilmfestival.com/index.html. You can win tickets to the screening from @HBCHeritage over Twitter. Official contest rules below.
May 8, 2015
Two films about Canada’s north: one went on to worldwide fame, the other was forgotten.
Apr 14, 2015
The origin of chairs in our Corporate Collection has been discovered thanks to some “forensic” photo analysis.
Mar 12, 2015
A letter written by HBC trader John Fredrick Kennedy in August 1854 sold at an auction by All Nations Coins and Stamps for $3,850!
Dec 2, 2014
Website features exhibits and new content about the history of the province and HBC.
Nov 17, 2014
This year’s Bear named in honour of “The Angel of Hudson’s Bay.”
Oct 30, 2014
Hudson’s Bay Company Archives Spotlight features James Knight’s time as Governor at York Factory.
Oct 14, 2014
HBC donates a piece of local history in celebration of 40/20 anniversaries.
Sep 26, 2014
The Kelsey Ecological Society erects a plaque honouring Henry Kelsey’s journey.
Sep 15, 2014
The National Historic Site is already getting ready for Halloween!
Regional museum looks at more than two centuries of trade
August 5, 2014
To celebrate the 144th anniversary of its entrance into Confederation, the province of Manitoba has proclaimed the site of Upper Fort Garry in downtown Winnipeg a Provincial Park.
April 25, 2012
New medal commemorating iconic Hbc steamship to recognize contributions to B.C's marine sector
January 31, 2012
An early silent film created by Hbc in 1919 lives again thanks to the combined efforts of archivists, film makers and historians
January 23, 2012
Ronald Searle, creator of humourous illustrations including a collection devoted to Hbc, has died at the age of 91.